Carotid endarterectomy: are we meeting the two week target?

R V Guest, J M J Richards, S C A Fraser, R T A Chalmers

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Abstract

It has been recommended that carotid endarterectomy should be carried out within fourteen days of the index event if maximum stroke prevention benefit is to be achieved. The aim of this study was to see whether this target was being met in our region and where in the pathway delays occurred.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)27-9
Number of pages3
JournalScottish Medical Journal
Volume54
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2009

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